I heard China won the first gold medal, though I haven't even seen so much as a clip of anything Olympic Games related here in China. Perhaps because we've been on the go constantly since our guest arrived.
Our friends the Bradens, who we knew from living in Hong Kong in 2005 and visited last Thanksgiving while they were living in the Philippines have just relocated to London in time for the Games! The just posted a photo on Facebook of their daughter at the gymnastics qualifying rounds (in the audience, not competing!). If you're going to move all over the world, it sure is nice when it coincides with being able to take advantage of attending fun world events! It's even nicer having friends in all the places you want to visit!
Here's our guest's Coke from lunch today, getting in the Olympic spirit: